BRAIN TEEN 2016
The Magazine For Thinking Parents
Table of Contents
At Seventeen by Dorothy Rice
What were you like at seventeen?
Graduation by Aviva Siegel
“Mom, please don’t come to the graduation…”
The Road to India by Jennifer Sinor
Learning about life on the long, hot road to Rishikesh
Sexual Bullying by Jessica Smock
Are our teens being shamed online?
The Girl Who Wanted to Fly by Marcelle Soviero
Raising the spirited teen. On the ground.
Mom I Miss the Dogs by Christine Ritenis
First year of college–Always text goodnight.
Life in Between by Elizabeth Richardson Rau
A mother’s struggle as her son dives into the dark world of drugs
Letters From Your Mother by Amy S. Gottfried
A little help from the guy next door.
In Search of Real by Mary Mandeville
A mothers journey with her adopted teenage son
Saving Lucy by Marcy Darin
When mental illness ravishes a family.
Sunlight Out Of Water by Laura Pritchett
A mother’s rules – don’t hurt the body or the heart
Notes to a Daughter by Marsha McGregor
What would you say to your teen daughter?
Inked by Ellyn Gelman
“Mom, I got that tattoo I really wanted…”